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Americas Best Value Inn & Suites-Boardwalk

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Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a last minute stay for the 6 of us and we were happy with our decision! The room was spacious with a kitchen area and the breakfast was perfect for what we needed with toast/cereal/pastries. The location is also perfect from the beach at santa cruz with plenty of dining options. The parking is free.

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Madrid
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

As soon as we entered the room we noticed a terrible smell to pee,which we thought would disappear with the window open, but it didn't. The window was open when we arrived, so I guess the maid had felt the odour too, but still they put us inside without checking first. The bed they call "big" is about 1.30m wide,... More 

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Yuma, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

Clean Rooms, nice staff, quite, safe location, worked very well for my one night stay. I would come here again for business or pleasure. The staff was good at providing directions to locations for my appointments.

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San Francisco, California
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

This is not our first stay an an ABVI, but it was our first at their Santa Cruz location. They are conveniently located on the corner of Riverside and San Lorenzo Blvd --3 1/2 or so blocks from the boardwalk too, thus a very walkable location to the nearby fun. When we arrived we received the standard 1 queen size... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Overall a basic motel but it's clean and tidy. The location is good, it's only 3 mins walk from the beach. Parking and wifi both fine, with a very basic breakfast in the motel reception. For the money it was fine.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Picked here for its good value and close proximity to the beach. We arrived late, quick check in, good strong wifi. Room was small but clean, shower was great-strong pressure and spacious. Secure parking right in front of our room. Walking distance to everything we needed. We skipped the breakfast it wasn't that appetizing.

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San Diego, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Good location-- a 5 minute walk to the boardwalk. Request a room in the main courtyard. We got a room on the outskirts of the building and could hear traffic (and loud emergency vehicles) all night. There is a mini fridge, microwave and coffee pot in each room. The TV is so outdated though- it's a Zenith TV and I... More 

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California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

Americas Best Value Inn's are not the best but you get a decent and clean room at a reasonable price. I have found myself staying at these hotels more often over the last few year. We enjoyed our stay here. Bed's are a little on the soft side for a hotel, hotels usually have very firm beds, which is what... More 

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vpanchal, General Manager at Americas Best Value Inn & Suites-Boardwalk, responded to this review

Dear cmswartz, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate all feedback to provide our guests with exceptional costumer service and value for their stay. I am pleased to hear that your room met your needs and we hope you think of us during your next stay in Santa Cruz. More 

Wendover, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

This looks and feels as cheap as it is and is a fairly depressing room to stay in but with comfortable beds so little room to actually complain for one night at this cost. Parking is right outside and check in was a breeze (location is good too). Breakfast is pretty miserable (even the coffee is instant) so go elsewhere.

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Thank Joe M
vpanchal, General Manager at Americas Best Value Inn & Suites-Boardwalk, responded to this review

Dear Joe M. I apologize that you did not have the best experience at our property. At America's Best Value Inn and Suites we strive to give our guests the best service and value for their money. Our rooms are in the process of being refurbished to reflect our commitment to providing nice and affordable rooms to our guests. Our... More 

Lodi, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

Our family took an impromptu trip to Santa Cruz for Valentine's Day because we all have the Monday after off. We booked this hotel last minute and got a pretty good deal. We got the room with 2 queen beds. The room was clean and actually had two separate rooms divided by a door for privacy. It was nice to... More 

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vpanchal, General Manager at Americas Best Value Inn & Suites-Boardwalk, responded to this review

Dear Krazyk209, Thank you for writing a review and we are happy to hear you were satisfied with the room and the location of the property. I apologize we did not meet your standard for the continental breakfast. Rest assured we have corrected the issue. I hope we have a second chance to provide you an exceptional stay. More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Americas Best Value Inn & Suites-Boardwalk

Address: 505 Riverside Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5123
Location: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: $63 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Americas Best Value Inn & Suites-Boardwalk 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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